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October 2014

St. Francis de Sales Speaks of the Saints

November 1st is All Saints Day in the Catholic calendar. St. Francis de Sales instructs us how we should regard them, call on them and learn from them. He said in his “Introduction to the Devout Life”, “Inasmuch as God continually sends us inspirations by means of His Angels, we may fitly send back our […]

A Visitandine’s Mercy

The Mercy Project in Lare, Kenya is a special inspiration of a Georgetown Visitandine who has founded the organization to help the people of that region. Its success is encouraging and its needs remain ongoing. Many young lives have been changed in a very positive way forever. Read about Sister and the Mercy project here: […]

Nov Mystic of Holy Souls-Sr Marie Denise de Martignat

The month of November has always been dedicated to prayer for the Holy Souls in Purgatory. The Visitation Order’s early history reveals a mystic amidst the Annecy community who had a special mission to these Holy Souls. She was Sister Marie Denise de Martignat, of the Visitation, who died in the Convent at Annecy, in […]